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Mark your calendars for the 2020 SelectUSA Investment Summit
The next SelectUSA Investment Summit returns to the Washington Hilton on June 1-3, 2020. The 2020 Investment Summit will build on the success of 2019, including a return of the SelectUSA Tech program, Industry Row, and the dynamic mobile networking app. Topics ranging from infrastructure to workforce development will once again feature prominent industry experts and government officials. Stay tuned for updates and sign up for latest information!


SelectUSA Investment Summit 2019 Highlights

The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the highest-profile event dedicated to promoting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the U.S. The Investment Summit draws high-caliber attendees to help you make connections and get started on business deals.

Explore highlights from the 2019 SelectUSA Investment Summit.


Robust U.S. economy beckons foreign firms

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Looking to expand your business in the U.S.?
Register for the SelectUSA London seminar and schedule one-to-one meetings with U.S. State Officials

SelectUSA UK in collaboration with the Council of American States in Europe (C.A.S.E.) and the UK government’s Department of International Trade (DIT) will be holding a U.S. Investment and Trade Growth Seminar in London on May 25, 2018. Register today and take advantage of the one-to-one meetings with U.S. State Officials to learn how they can support your business expansion in the U.S. Sign up today to join the seminar, view the participating partners and set up meetings.


Success Story: PhysioWizard Finds Opportunity with SelectUSA
European medical technology company PhysioWizard joined SelectUSA on an investment mission to make contacts and find opportunities in Austin, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh. The company made contacts in three days that would have taken months to generate alone. Watch video on how SelectUSA helped PhysioWiazrd.

Success Story: Raremark Finds Opportunity with SelectUSA
European medical technology company Raremark joined SelectUSA on an investment mission to make contacts and find opportunities in Austin, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh. The company made contacts with key decision makers to help with its U.S. expansion plans. Watch video on how SelectUSA helped Raremark.


2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit
Are you looking to invest in the USA? Watch U.S. Embassy London video on why you should attend the SelectUSA Summit, the premier event showcasing investment opportunities in the United States. Featuring senior government officials, C-Suite business executives, and other thought leaders, each Summit focuses on a timely theme related to the U.S. investment environment, industry trends, and new opportunities.

(watch U.S. Embassy London video)


The world’s top investment event. The world’s top investment destination.

The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the premier event showcasing investment opportunities in the United States. The 2018 Summit will bring together companies from all over the world and economic development organizations from every corner of the United States.

Additional information about the 2018 Summit and how to register.


Registration Now Open For 2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross at the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit.

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announces that registration for the 2018 SelectUSA Summit is open with this year’s theme of: Invest Here. Grow Here. Succeed Here. The SelectUSA Investment Summit will take place on June 20-22, 2018, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center near Washington. The goal is to connect global business leaders with U.S. states and their economic development organizations (EDOs) to facilitate foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States. Read full article on U.S. Commerce Department website. (Nov 29, 2017)


Latest UK FDI Fact Sheet

The UK is the largest source of FDI into the U.S.

Fact Sheet on UK FDI into the U.S.

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SelectUSA Summit 2017 Highlights

SelectUSA's last Summit took place in June 2017, and it was one for the record books. Hosted by Secretary of Commerce Wibur Ross, the 2017 Summit saw record attendance: more than 2,800 participants from over 60 international markets. This included over 1,200 global business investors and economic developers from 51 U.S. states and territories. Three Cabinet secretaries, two governors, and multiple high-level CEOs joined Secretary Ross for SelectUSA's best Summit yet.

Click here to explore the 2017 Summit highlights.


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UK Electronics Manufacturing Company Ultra Electronics establishing North American Headquarters in Victor, NY, adding 80 jobs: read article

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